Ministry of Community and Social Services

Leads income, employment, disabilities and community-based supports, family violence prevention, and family & community support services.

Key services

In focus

  • Two adult women sitting in a library learning English by reading books about Alberta
    We're working to reduce poverty by making life more affordable, building safe homes and helping Albertans gain skills to get good jobs.
  • Minister Irfan Sabir stands with a group of PDD clients.
    Exploring how to improve the Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) program to better serve Albertans with developmental disabilities

Our responsibilities

Community and Social Services provides supports for families and communities, and helps Albertans access disability services, financial supports, services for the homeless, and other social-based programs. This ministry supports Albertans through a person-centred, integrated service delivery model that recognizes the unique circumstances, experiences and strengths of individuals and families.

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